Come and hear four authors discuss how open-water, pools and their fellow swimmers have inspired them – and often kept their head above the water.
Alexandra Heminsley is the bestselling author of Running Like a Girl and, more recently Leap In: A Woman, Some Waves and the Will to Swim.
Jenny Landreth is the author of Swell, a waterbiography and celebratory history of swimming’s suffragettes.
Joe Minihane is the writer of Floating: A Life Regained, about his personal project to reswim Roger Deakins’ classic Waterlog.
Libby Page is the first-time novelist of The Lido, which imagines Brockwell Lido being threatened by developers and a campaign spearheaded by 82-year-old Rosemary to save it.